Classical Archive

America the Beautiful

O beautiful for spacious skies, For amber waves of grain, For purple mountain majesties Above the fruited plain! America! America! God shed his grace on thee And crown thy good with brotherhood From sea to shining sea! O beautiful for pilgrim feet Whose stern impassioned stress A

Overture

[On a late night in the spring of 1827 The city of Vienna is experiencing the largest lightning storm in its long history. Within a large disheveled room, Ludwig Von Beethoven is slumped over his piano And on the piano sits the just completed manuscript for his

Adeste Fideles

O come, all ye faithful, Joyful and triumphant, O come ye, O come ye to Bethlehem! Come and behold Him, Born the King of Angels! O come let us adore Him, O come let us adore Him, O come let us adore Him, Christ the Lord! God

The Christmas Song

Chestnuts roasting on an open fire Jack Frost nipping at your nose Yuletide carols being sung by a choir And folks dressed up like Eskimos Everybody knows A turkey and some mistletoe Will help to make the season bright Tiny tots with their eyes all a-glow Will

The First Noel

The First Noel, the Angels did say Was to certain poor shepherds in fields as they lay In fields where they lay keeping their sheep On a cold winter’s night that was so deep. Noel, Noel, Noel, Noel Born is the King of Israel! They looked up

Overture

[On a late night in the spring of 1827 The city of Vienna is experiencing the largest lightning storm in its long history. Within a large disheveled room, Ludwig Von Beethoven is slumped over his piano And on the piano sits the just completed manuscript for his

Pinball Wizard

Ever since I was a young boy, I’ve played the silver ball. From Soho down to Brighton I must have played them all. But I ain’t seen nothing like him In any amusement hall That deaf dumb and blind kid Sure plays a mean pin ball! He

Panis angelicus

Panis Angelicus Panis angelicus Fit panis hominum Dat panis coelicus Figuris terminum O res mirabilis! Manducat Dominum Pauper, pauper Servus et humilis Pauper, pauper Servus et humilis Panis angelicus Fit panis hominum Dat panis coelicus Figuris terminum O res mirabilis Manducat Dominum Pauper, pauper Servus et humilis

The Music of the Night

Night-time sharpens, Heightens each sensation Darkness stirs and wakes imagination. Silently the senses abandon their defenses Helpless to resist the notes I write For I composed the music of the night! Barbra Slowly, gently Night unfurls it’s splendor. Grasp it, sense it tremulous and tender. Both Hearing

Begin the Beguine

When they begin the beguine It brings back the sound of music so tender, It brings back a night of tropical splendor, It brings back a memory ever green. I’m with you once more under the stars, And down by the shore an orchestra’s playing And even

Overture

[On a late night in the spring of 1827 The city of Vienna is experiencing the largest lightning storm in its long history. Within a large disheveled room, Ludwig Von Beethoven is slumped over his piano And on the piano sits the just completed manuscript for his

Younger Than Springtime

Younger than springtime are you, Softer than starlight are you; Warmer than winds of June are the gentle lips you gave me. Gayer than laughter are you, Sweeter than music are you; Angel and lover, heaven and earth, Are you to me. And when your youth and

Hallelujah Chorus

Hallelujah hallelujah hallelujah hallelujah hallelujah Hallelujah hallelujah hallelujah hallelujah hallelujah For the lord God omnipotent reigneth Hallelujah hallelujah hallelujah hallelujah For the lord God omnipotent reigneth Hallelujah hallelujah hallelujah hallelujah For the lord God omnipotent reigneth (Hallelujah hallelujah hallelujah hallelujah) For the lord God omnipotent reigneth (Hallelujah

Because You’re Mine

Because you’re mine the brightest star I see looks down My love, and envies me because you’re mine Because you’re mine because you’re mine The breeze that hurries by becomes a melody And why, because you’re mine, because you’re mine I only know for as long as

Swedish Rhapsody

We were waltzin’ together to a dreamy melody When they called out “Change partners” And you waltzed away from me Now my arms feel so empty as I gaze around the floor And I’ll keep on changing partners Till I hold you once more Though we danced

Brazil

Brazil, where hearts were entertaining June, We stood beneath an amber moon And softly murmured “someday soon.” We kissed and clung together, Then, tomorrow was another day The morning found me miles away With still a million things to say; Now, when twilight dims the sky above

Mass

It’s really more than I can say Lookin’ at this tower Angels are off duty and asleep In these wee hours And there’s no place I can go And this noise inside my head It comes and it goes It comes and it goes There’s really nothing

Strike up the Band

Let the drums roll out Let the trumpet call While the people shout “Strike up the band” Hear the cymbals ring Callin’ one and all To the martial swing Strike up the band There is work to be done, to be done Let’s have fun, fun, fun

The Little Drummer Boy

Come, they told me pa-rum pum pum pum Our newborn King to see, pa-rum pum pum pum Our finest gifts we bring pa-rum pum pum pum To lay before the King pa-rum pum pum pum Rum pum pum pum. rum pum pum pum So to honor Him

Because

Because, you come to me, With naught save love, And hold my hand and lift mine eyes above, A wider world of hope and joy I see, Because you come to me! Because you speak to me in accent sweet, I find the roses waking ’round my

Un-Break My Heart

Don’t leave me in all this pain Don’t leave me out in the rain Come back and bring back my smile Come and take these tears away I need your arms to hold me now The nights are so unkind Bring back those nights when I held

O Come All Ye Faithful

O come, all ye faithful Joyful and triumphant O come ye, O come ye To Bethlehem Come and behold him Born the King of angels O come, let us adore Him O come, let us adore Him O Come, let us adore Him Christ the Lord Yea,

Sarabande (Arranged as song: Gloria eterna)

Opou ki an pamé Mnimès kratamé Athina ké romi Sé psachnoumé akomi Asprès kolonès Mavri éonès Asikoti kroni Ston kosmo pou vréthikamé moni Missi fatriès Peftoun I triès Ki éssi Babylona Mia koufia stagona Ola pernamé Pès mou pou pané I kolassi adia Ké gyro mas fytronoun

Mother Machree

There’s a spot in my heart, Which no colleen may own. There’s a depth in my soul, Never sounded or known; There’s a place in my mem’ry, My life, that you fill, No other can take it, No one ever will. [Chorus] Sure, I love the dear

Overture

[On a late night in the spring of 1827 The city of Vienna is experiencing the largest lightning storm in its long history. Within a large disheveled room, Ludwig Von Beethoven is slumped over his piano And on the piano sits the just completed manuscript for his

Mother Machree

There’s a spot in my heart, Which no colleen may own. There’s a depth in my soul, Never sounded or known; There’s a place in my mem’ry, My life, that you fill, No other can take it, No one ever will. [Chorus] Sure, I love the dear

Over the Rainbow

Somewhere over the rainbow, way up high There’s a land that I’ve heard of once in a lullaby. Somewhere over the rainbow, skies are blue And the dreams that you dare to dream, Really do come true. Someday I’ll wish upon a star And wake up where

Galway Bay

If you ever go across the sea to Ireland Then maybe at the closing of your day You will sit and watch the moon rise over Claddagh And watch the barefoot gossoons at their play Just to hear again the ripple of the trout stream The women

Theme

I’m living on an endless road Around the world for rock and roll Sometimes it feels so tough But I still ain’t had enough I keep saying that it’s getting too much But I know I’m a liar Feeling all right in the noise and the light

Nessun Dorma

Nessun dorma! Nessun dorma! Tu pure, o, Principessa Nella tua fredda stanza Guardi le stelle Che tremano d’amore E di speranza Ma il mio mistero e chiuso in me Il nome mio nessun saprá No, no, sulla tua bocca lo diró Quando la luce splenderá Ed il

Casta Diva

Casta Diva, che inargenti Queste sacre antiche piante A noi volgi il bel sembiante Senza nube e senza vel Tempra, o Diva Tempra tu de cori ardenti Tempra ancora lo zelo audace Spargi in terra quella pace Che regnar tu fai nel ciel Fine al rito, e

The Christmas Song

Chestnuts roasting on an open fire Jack Frost nipping at your nose Yule-tide carols being sung by a choir And folks dressed up like Eskimos. Everybody knows a turkey and some mistletoe Help to make the season bright Tiny tots with their eyes all aglow Will find

Arrivederci Roma

City of a million moonlit places, City of a million warm embraces, Where I found the one of all the faces, Far from home! Arrivederci Roma, It’s time for us to part, Save the wedding bells for my returning, Keep my lover’s arms outstretched and yearning, Please

Danny Boy

Oh, Danny boy, the pipes, the pipes are calling From glen to glen, and down the mountain side. The summer’s gone, and all the roses falling, It’s you, it’s you must go and I must bide. But come ye back when summer’s in the meadow, Or when

Drink, Drink, Drink

Ein zwei drei vier Lift your stein and drink your beer Ein zwei drei vier Lift your stein and drink your beer Drink! Drink! Drink! To eyes that are bright as stars when they’re shining on me! Drink! Drink! Drink! To lips that are red and sweet

Swedish Rhapsody

We were waltzin’ together to a dreamy melody When they called out “Change partners” And you waltzed away from me Now my arms feel so empty as I gaze around the floor And I’ll keep on changing partners Till I hold you once more Though we danced

The First Noel

The First Noel, the Angels did say Was to certain poor shepherds in fields as they lay In fields where they lay keeping their sheep On a cold winter’s night that was so deep. Noel, Noel, Noel, Noel Born is the King of Israel! They looked up

The Battle Hymn of the Republic

Mine eyes have seen the glory of the coming of the Lord He is trampling out the vintage where the grapes of wrath are stored, He has loosed the fateful lightening of His terrible swift sword His truth is marching on. [Chorus] Glory! Glory! Hallelujah! Glory! Glory!

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Here in this empty room The memory still remains You may never learn You make the same mistakes again One by one You count them one by one Days that were lost and found The memory still remains Here in this empty room You count them one

Introduction

Hey there everybody Please don’t romp or roam We’re a little nervous ‘Cause we’re so far from home So this is what we do Sit back and let us groove And let us work on you We’ve all spent years preparing before this band was born With

Theme

I’m living on an endless road Around the world for rock and roll Sometimes it feels so tough But I still ain’t had enough I keep saying that it’s getting too much But I know I’m a liar Feeling all right in the noise and the light

Overture

[On a late night in the spring of 1827 The city of Vienna is experiencing the largest lightning storm in its long history. Within a large disheveled room, Ludwig Von Beethoven is slumped over his piano And on the piano sits the just completed manuscript for his

The Man I Love

When the mellow moon begins to beam, Every night I dream a little dream, And of course Prince Charming is the theme, The he for me. Although I realize as well as you It is seldom that a dream comes true, To me it’s clear That he’ll

Shout to the Lord

My Jesus, my Saviour Lord there is none like You All of my days I want to praise The wonders of Your mighty love My comfort, my shelter Tower of refuge and strength Let every breath, all that I am Never cease to worship You Shout to

Call Me a Fool

Call me fool Thrill me or taunt me I’ll be where you want me Call me fool Call me fool Go with a new love Come back when your through love Call me fool Don’t be afraid to parade this slave you have made Give the world

Drink, Drink, Drink

Ein zwei drei vier Lift your stein and drink your beer Ein zwei drei vier Lift your stein and drink your beer Drink! Drink! Drink! To eyes that are bright as stars when they’re shining on me! Drink! Drink! Drink! To lips that are red and sweet

Mother Machree

There’s a spot in my heart, Which no colleen may own. There’s a depth in my soul, Never sounded or known; There’s a place in my mem’ry, My life, that you fill, No other can take it, No one ever will. [Chorus] Sure, I love the dear

Hallelujah Chorus

Hallelujah hallelujah hallelujah hallelujah hallelujah Hallelujah hallelujah hallelujah hallelujah hallelujah For the lord God omnipotent reigneth Hallelujah hallelujah hallelujah hallelujah For the lord God omnipotent reigneth Hallelujah hallelujah hallelujah hallelujah For the lord God omnipotent reigneth (Hallelujah hallelujah hallelujah hallelujah) For the lord God omnipotent reigneth (Hallelujah

The First Noel

The First Noel, the Angels did say Was to certain poor shepherds in fields as they lay In fields where they lay keeping their sheep On a cold winter’s night that was so deep. Noel, Noel, Noel, Noel Born is the King of Israel! They looked up

The Fire

Storms all that summer we lived in the wind, out in some room in the wind Your hands they were folded you knew no demands My tongue, it clattered like tin, my eyes repeat they take my seat Your eyes they say you resigned from the heat

Call Me Fool

Call me fool Thrill me or taunt me I’ll be where you want me Call me fool Call me fool Go with a new love Come back when your through love Call me fool Don’t be afraid to parade this slave you have made Give the world

Overture

[On a late night in the spring of 1827 The city of Vienna is experiencing the largest lightning storm in its long history. Within a large disheveled room, Ludwig Von Beethoven is slumped over his piano And on the piano sits the just completed manuscript for his

Strike up the Band

Let the drums roll out Let the trumpet call While the people shout “Strike up the band” Hear the cymbals ring Callin’ one and all To the martial swing Strike up the band There is work to be done, to be done Let’s have fun, fun, fun

Theme

I’m living on an endless road Around the world for rock and roll Sometimes it feels so tough But I still ain’t had enough I keep saying that it’s getting too much But I know I’m a liar Feeling all right in the noise and the light

Begin the Beguine

When they begin the beguine It brings back the sound of music so tender, It brings back a night of tropical splendor, It brings back a memory ever green. I’m with you once more under the stars, And down by the shore an orchestra’s playing And even

The Last Rose

‘Tis the last rose of summer, Left blooming alone. All her lovely companions Are faded and gone. No flow’r of her kindred, No rosebud is nigh, To reflect back her blushes Or give sigh for sigh. I’ll not leave thee thou lone one To pine on the

The Battle Hymn of the Republic

Mine eyes have seen the glory of the coming of the Lord He is trampling out the vintage where the grapes of wrath are stored, He has loosed the fateful lightening of His terrible swift sword His truth is marching on. [Chorus] Glory! Glory! Hallelujah! Glory! Glory!

Finale

Christmas bells are ringing Christmas bells are ringing Christmas bells are ringing How time flies When compassion dies No stocking, no candy canes No gingerbread, no safety net No loose change, no change, no Santa Claus is coming ‘Cause Santa Claus ain’t coming No room at the

O Holy Night

O holy night, the stars are brightly shining It is the night of the dear savior’s birth Long lay the world in sin and sorrow pining ‘Til He appeared and the soul felt its worth A thrill of hope, the weary world rejoices For yonder breaks a

The Star Spangled Banner

Oh, say, can you see, by the dawn’s early light What so proudly we hail’d at the twilight’s last gleaming? Whose broad stripes and bright stars, through the perilous fight O’er the ramparts we watch’d, were so gallantly streaming? And the rockets’ red glare, the bombs bursting

Mother

Driving down the concrete beams Looking around and it now seems Mama earth is nowhere Gone from your eyes Hidden in the crust Of man’s scientific dreams She is gone Natural man took her natural face Made it a strange and alien place You can’t bear to

White Christmas

I’m dreaming of a white Christmas Just like the ones I used to know Where the treetops glisten and children listen To hear sleigh bells in the snow I’m dreaming of a white Christmas Just like the ones I used to know Where the treetops glisten and

The Man I Love

Someday he’ll come along The man I love And he’ll be big and strong The man I love And when he comes my way I’ll do my best to make him stay He’ll look at me and smile I’ll understand And in a little while He’ll take

Swedish Rhapsody

We were waltzin’ together to a dreamy melody When they called out “Change partners” And you waltzed away from me Now my arms feel so empty as I gaze around the floor And I’ll keep on changing partners Till I hold you once more Though we danced

Mother

Driving down the concrete beams Looking around and it now seems Mama earth is nowhere Gone from your eyes Hidden in the crust Of man’s scientific dreams She is gone Natural man took her natural face Made it a strange and alien place You can’t bear to

Overture

[On a late night in the spring of 1827 The city of Vienna is experiencing the largest lightning storm in its long history. Within a large disheveled room, Ludwig Von Beethoven is slumped over his piano And on the piano sits the just completed manuscript for his

Because You’re Mine

Because you’re mine the brightest star I see looks down My love, and envies me because you’re mine Because you’re mine because you’re mine The breeze that hurries by becomes a melody And why, because you’re mine, because you’re mine I only know for as long as

Arrivederci, Roma

City of a million moonlit places, City of a million warm embraces, Where I found the one of all the faces, Far from home! Arrivederci Roma, It’s time for us to part, Save the wedding bells for my returning, Keep my lover’s arms outstretched and yearning, Please

O Holy Night

O holy night, the stars are brightly shining It is the night of the dear savior’s birth Long lay the world in sin and sorrow pining ‘Til He appeared and the soul felt its worth A thrill of hope, the weary world rejoices For yonder breaks a

Strike up the Band

Let the drums roll out Let the trumpet call While the people shout “Strike up the band” Hear the cymbals ring Callin’ one and all To the martial swing Strike up the band There is work to be done, to be done Let’s have fun, fun, fun

You Stepped Out of a Dream

You stepped out of a dream You are too wonderful to be what you seem! Could there be eyes like yours, could there be lips like yours Could there be smiles like yours, honest and truly? You stepped out of a cloud I want to take you

Theme

I’m living on an endless road Around the world for rock and roll Sometimes it feels so tough But I still ain’t had enough I keep saying that it’s getting too much But I know I’m a liar Feeling all right in the noise and the light

You’ll Never Know

You’ll never know just how much I miss you You’ll never know just how much I care And if I tried, I still couldn’t hide my love for you You ought to know, for haven’t I told you so A million or more times? You went away

Strike up the Band

Let the drums roll out Let the trumpet call While the people shout “Strike up the band” Hear the cymbals ring Callin’ one and all To the martial swing Strike up the band There is work to be done, to be done Let’s have fun, fun, fun

White Christmas

I’m dreaming of a white Christmas Just like the ones I used to know Where the tree-tops glisten And children listen To hear sleigh bells in the snow I’m dreaming of a white Christmas With every Christmas card I write May your days be merry and bright

Granada

Granada, tierra soñada por mí mi cantar se vuelve gitano cuando es para tí mi cantar hecho de fantasía mi cantar flor de melancolía que yo te vengo a dar. Granada, tierra ensangrentada en tardes de toros. Mujer que conserva el embrujo de los ojos moros; te

Overture

[On a late night in the spring of 1827 The city of Vienna is experiencing the largest lightning storm in its long history. Within a large disheveled room, Ludwig Von Beethoven is slumped over his piano And on the piano sits the just completed manuscript for his

The Man I Love

When the mellow moon begins to beam, Every night I dream a little dream, And of course Prince Charming is the theme, The he for me. Although I realize as well as you It is seldom that a dream comes true, To me it’s clear That he’ll

Maple Leaf Rag

I came from ole Virginy from the county Acomac I have no wealth to speak of ‘cept de clothes upon my back I can do the country hoe-down I can buck and wing to show down And while I’m in the notion, just step back and watch

Because

Because, you come to me, With naught save love, And hold my hand and lift mine eyes above, A wider world of hope and joy I see, Because you come to me! Because you speak to me in accent sweet, I find the roses waking ’round my

Introduction

Hey there everybody Please don’t romp or roam We’re a little nervous ‘Cause we’re so far from home So this is what we do Sit back and let us groove And let us work on you We’ve all spent years preparing before this band was born With

Bohemian Rhapsody

Is this the real life? Is this just fantasy? Caught in a landslide No escape from reality Open your eyes Look up to the skies and see I’m just a poor boy, I need no sympathy Because I’m easy come, easy go A little high, little low

O Come All Ye Faithful

O come, all ye faithful Joyful and triumphant O come ye, O come ye To Bethlehem Come and behold him Born the King of angels O come, let us adore Him O come, let us adore Him O Come, let us adore Him Christ the Lord Yea,

Arrivederci, Roma

Arrivederci Roma, Goodbye, goodbye to Rome City of a million moonlit places, City of a million warm embraces, Where I found the one of all the faces, Far from home! Arrivederci Roma, It’s time for us to part, Save the wedding bells for my returning, Keep my

Because

Because, you come to me, With naught save love, And hold my hand and lift mine eyes above, A wider world of hope and joy I see, Because you come to me! Because you speak to me in accent sweet, I find the roses waking ’round my

The Man I Love

When the mellow moon begins to beam Every night I dream a little dream And of course Prince Charming is the theme The he, for me. Although I realize as well as you It is seldom that a dream comes true, To me it’s clear That he’ll

Danny Boy

Oh Danny boy, the pipes, the pipes are calling From glen to glen and down the mountain side The summer’s gone and all the flowers falling ‘T’s you, ‘t’s you, must go and I must bide But come ye back when summer’s in meadow Or when the

Prelude

Lying here as the morning light shines in Can’t believe the reflections from within To look at your face takes me to a place That reminds me of the lovely lady I once loved

All the Way

When somebody loves you It’s no good unless he loves you, all the way Happy to be near you When you need someone to cheer you, all the way Taller than the tallest tree is That’s how it’s got to feel Deeper than the deep blue see

Panis Angelicus

Panis Angelicus Panis angelicus Fit panis hominum Dat panis coelicus Figuris terminum O res mirabilis! Manducat Dominum Pauper, pauper Servus et humilis Pauper, pauper Servus et humilis Panis angelicus Fit panis hominum Dat panis coelicus Figuris terminum O res mirabilis Manducat Dominum Pauper, pauper Servus et humilis

Gloria Eterna

Opou ki an pamé Mnimès kratamé Athina ké romi Sé psachnoumé akomi Asprès kolonès Mavri éonès Asikoti kroni Ston kosmo pou vréthikamé moni Missi fatriès Peftoun I triès Ki éssi Babylona Mia koufia stagona Ola pernamé Pès mou pou pané I kolassi adia Ké gyro mas fytronoun

Theme

I’m living on an endless road Around the world for rock and roll Sometimes it feels so tough But I still ain’t had enough I keep saying that it’s getting too much But I know I’m a liar Feeling all right in the noise and the light

The Forest

Journey on through ages gone, to the centre of the earth Past rocks of quartz and granite, which gave mother nature birth Burial ground of ancient man, his life no more is seen, A journey through his time unknown, I wonder where he’s been Wonder where he’s

Swedish Rhapsody

We were waltzin’ together to a dreamy melody When they called out “Change partners” And you waltzed away from me Now my arms feel so empty as I gaze around the floor And I’ll keep on changing partners Till I hold you once more Though we danced

Mother

Driving down the concrete beams Looking around and it now seems Mama earth is nowhere Gone from your eyes Hidden in the crust Of man’s scientific dreams She is gone Natural man took her natural face Made it a strange and alien place You can’t bear to

Theme

I’m living on an endless road Around the world for rock and roll Sometimes it feels so tough But I still ain’t had enough I keep saying that it’s getting too much But I know I’m a liar Feeling all right in the noise and the light

Onward, Christian Soldiers

Onward Christian soldiers Marching as to war With the cross of Jesus Going on before Christ the royal master Leads against the foe Forward into battle See his banners go Onward Christian soldiers Marching as to war With the cross of Jesus Going on before Like a

White Christmas

I’m dreaming of a white Christmas Just like the ones I used to know Where the tree-tops glisten And children listen To hear sleigh bells in the snow I’m dreaming of a white Christmas With every Christmas card I write May your days be merry and bright

Galway Bay

If you ever go across the sea to Ireland Then maybe at the closing of your day You will sit and watch the moon rise over Claddagh And watch the barefoot gossoons at their play Just to hear again the ripple of the trout stream The women

A House Is Not a Home

A chair is still a chair Even when there’s no one sitting there But a chair is not a house And a house is not a home When there’s no one there to hold you tight And no one there you can kiss good night A room